Sarah Wayne Callies

Sarah Wayne Callies

actress, director, writer

Born June 1, 1977 in La Grange, Illinois, USA

Actress, writer, director, Sarah Wayne Callies is best known for starring in multiple hit television series. Most recently, she starred in the NBC drama series, "Council Of Dads", the first season of which is currently available on NBC's website, Peacock, and Hulu. Prior to "Council Of Dads", Sarah starred in the USA series "Colony", as well as in the AMC mega hit, "The Walking Dead." Sarah's role in the Fox franchise "Prison Break" continued with a re-boot of the series. She starred in the critically acclaimed NatGeo limited series, "The Long Road Home" based on the Martha Raddatz book of the same name. Sarah also recently starred in the Sundance TV/CBC limited series, "Unspeakable". Sarah has taken the leap into directing having directed an episode of the limited series, "Unspeakable" as well as an episode of the final season of "Colony". She has also directed multiple episodes of this season of THE GOOD DOCTOR for ABC. As a writer, Sarah has several screenplays in development with various motion picture entities. As a film actress, Sarah has appeared in Giancarlo Esposito's "This Is Your Death", starring opposite Josh Duhamel and Famke Jannsen, Warner Brothers' and Broken Road's geo-thriller, "Into the Storm", Voltage Pictures' "Pay the Ghost" opposite Nicolas Cage, Black November opposite Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger, and she was most recently seen in 20th Century Fox's "The Other Side Of the Door". Continuing her passion for storytelling, Sarah is the writer, director, and voice of the new science fiction, post-apocalyptic scripted podcast "Aftershock."



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